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Yoko Ono: Voice Piece for Soprano / Whisper Piece / Wish Tree at MoMA [NY, USA]

From a Whisper to a Scream: Following Yoko Ono’s Instructions by Jason Persse, Inside Out I first heard about Yoko Ono’s so-called “instruction pieces” as a high school student, when a friend told me the (possibly apocryphal, certainly embellished) story of Ono’s first meeting with John Lennon. History according to the poorly fact-checked [...]

2014-05-26T22:14:37-05:00November 5th, 2010|Events & Exhibitions, Wish Trees|

Yoko Ono: Voice Piece for Soprano, Whisper Piece & Wish Tree at Group Show: Contemporary Art from the MoMA Collection [NY, USA] *VIDEO*

Yoko Ono: Voice Piece for Soprano, Whisper Piece & Wish Tree at MoMA, Summer 2010 Yoko Ono will be performing occasionally in conjunction with the exhibition Contemporary Art from the Collection. Exhibition on view through May 9, 2011 Voice Piece for Soprano presented through November 28, 2010. Video courtesy of Yoko Ono yoko ono moma [...]

2010-09-09T17:32:51-05:00September 7th, 2010|Events & Exhibitions, Wish Trees|

Forbes: Overrated or Underrated? Marilyn Monroe, The Beach Boys, Yoko Ono

by Craig Silver, The Culture Mulcher, Forbes One of the best features in American Heritage magazine, at one time owned by Forbes, was the recurring section titled “Overrated / Underrated.” Unabashedly subjective and ideologically unpredictable—it even punctured St. Reagan–it offered nuggets of controversy on every sort of subject. American Heritage no longer publishes the feature, [...]

2010-09-11T20:24:52-05:00August 27th, 2010|Interviews & Articles|

Group Show: Pictures by Women: A History of Modern Photography [NY, USA]

Pictures by Women: A History of Modern Photography May 7, 2010–March 21, 2011 The Edward Steichen Photography Galleries, third floor The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) 11 West 53 Street  New York, NY 10019 For much of photography’s 170-year history, women have expanded its roles by experimenting with every aspect of the medium. Pictures [...]

2010-05-13T14:59:15-05:00April 8th, 2010|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Fluxus Preview [MoMA, NY, USA]

An international art movement of the 1960s and 1970s, Fluxus—whose name was based on the Latin word flux, meaning constant flow or change—brought together artists working in music, poetry, film, theater, and the visual arts. The movement challenged the commodification of art and favored nontraditional modes of expression, such as collective performances, inexpensive publications, and [...]

2010-06-29T20:33:23-05:00October 2nd, 2009|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: The Art of Participation: 1950 to Now [San Francisco, CA, USA]

Looking back nearly 60 years across a wide spectrum of genres and media, this thematic exhibition examines how artists have engaged audiences as essential collaborators in the art-making process. Works by more than 40 artists will be on view, from early conceptual projects by such pioneers as John Cage, Lygia Clark, Dan Graham, and Hans [...]

2010-07-22T07:02:17-05:00October 17th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions|

MoMA NY PRESENTS: LOOKING AT MUSIC

An exhibition that explores music’s role in the interdisciplinary experimentation of the 1960s, when a dynamic cross-fertilization was taking place among music, video, installation, and what was known as “mixed media” art.  Comprising over 40 works from the Museum’s collection, the exhibition includes video, audio, books, lithographs, collage, and prints, by artists such as Yoko [...]

2008-11-07T19:49:14-05:00August 14th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|